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The Vermont Statutes Online


Title 9 : Commerce and Trade


(Cite as: 9 V.S.A. § 2976)
  • § 2976. Replacement of regulated flame retardants

    A manufacturer shall not replace decaBDE, TCEP, or TDCPP with a chemical that is:

    (1) classified as "known to be a human carcinogen" or "reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen" in the most recent report on carcinogens by the National Toxicology Program in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services;

    (2) classified as "carcinogenic to humans" or "likely to be carcinogenic to humans" in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's most recent list of chemicals evaluated for carcinogenic potential; or

    (3) identified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency or National Institutes of Health as causing birth defects, hormone disruption, neurotoxicity, or harm to reproduction or development. (Added 2013, No. 85, § 1.)